Definition of anaerobic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    anaerobic

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌæneəˈrəʊbɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌæneˈroʊbɪk//
     
    Exercise
     
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  1. 1(biology) not needing oxygen anaerobic bacteria
  2. 2(of physical exercise) not especially designed to improve the function of the heart and lungs See related entries: Exercise
  3. opposite aerobic
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: anaerobic